Want to know exactly where the Meridian lies in the sky?


Tomorrow if you can observe Venus during the daytime at 1527 in Virginia Beach you can see where exactly the meridian lies in the sky. If you would like Venus meridian transit (culmination) times for your location go to:

Partake in a little positional astronomy like the 19th century. If you don't know the meridian is the great circle that runs from the geographic north pole through the zenith at your location and then through the south pole projected unto the sky. At 3:27 pm Venus, here, will be as high in the sky as it gets. No need to guess!